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Issue: 137  |  April, 2009

Not so long ago, broadband meant a landline and sitting at your desktop PC or laptop at home. Increasingly, however, mobile broadband speeds, caps and prices are looking like an affordable alternative to the old fixed-line approach. It’s not for everyone, of course, but we outline whether fixed or mobile is right for you in our feature in April PC Authority.

Mobile internet is a killer app for consumer smartphones. This month, a new rival to the iPhone, the HTC Dream, has excited the whole office. If you’re already a subscriber to the world of Google in its many guises, then read our review in this issue.

If you’re on the lookout for a good graphics card deal, we recently put 22 of the latest and greatest GPU’s through their paces. It’s a huge comparison of the current options and all you need to do is look check your local retailer for a great bundle.

If you’re a visitor to our website, you may have noticed that we’ve introduced a business section. Check it out at PCA Business

We’ll be including business-related how-to’s, features and reviews in the magazine over the next few months, and we hope you like them – check out our business security roundup in this issue.

Last but not least, we’ve uncovered the ugly side of software – the terms and conditions. If you’ve run into some horrors of your own, let us know your experiences

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